Archives and Manuscripts Index

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AR.H.008
Dates: -
Creator: Hart family
Persons
  • Hart, James Pinckney
  • Meriweather, Carrie
  • Hart, William de Normandie
  • Hart, James Hill
  • Hart, Nannie Strother Furman
  • Jagou, Helen Furman
  • Hart, James Pinckney
  • Hart, Katherine
Organizations
  • Heritage Society of Austin
  • Austin History Center
  • Daughters of the American Colonists
  • Daughters of the American Revolution
  • Texas Fine Arts Association
  • Texas State Historical Association
  • University of Texas at Austin
  • Travis County (Tex.). Historic Landmarks Commision
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Genealogy
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
  • Mexico City
  • Travis County (Tex.)
  • Austin (Tex.)--Pictorial works
  • Austin (Tex.)--Politics and government
Subjects
  • Universities and colleges--Texas
  • Government--Texas
  • Lawyers--Texas--Austin
  • College sports--Texas--Austin
  • Women--Societies and Clubs
  • Men--Societies and clubs
  • Women--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site

Fisher and Scarborough Families Papers

AR.K.001
Dates: -
Creator: Fisher family; Scarborough family
Persons
  • Fisher, Samuel Rhoads
  • Fisher, Walter Wooldridge
  • Fisher, Julia MacRae Scarborrough
  • Niles, Juliet
  • Walther, Julia Emerson Fisher
  • Scarborough, Emerson Monroe
  • Scarborough, Ada Ledbetter
Organizations
  • University of Texas at Austin
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Genealogy
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
  • Beau Site subdivision, Division C (Austin, Tex.)
Subjects
  • Real property--Texas--Austin
  • Abstracts of title--Texas--Austin
  • Families--Texas--Austin
  • Automobiles
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.M.004
Dates: -
Creator: Carrington family; Pearce family; Imboden family
Persons
  • Carrington, Lilian
  • Pearce, Mignonette Carrington
  • Pearce, James Edwin
  • Andrews, Fanny Margaret
  • Pearce, Mignonette
  • Christianson, Virginia Leberman
  • Carrington, Wiley Hubbard Davis
Organizations
  • University of Texas at Austin
  • Austin Art League
  • Texas School for the Blind
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Genealogy
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
  • Bull Creek (Austin, Tex.)
  • Austin Dam (1893-1900)
Subjects
  • Families--Texas--Austin
  • Diaries
  • Portrait photography
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.N.008
Dates: -
Creator: Hamby Family; Harper Family; Pettway Family
Persons
  • Hamby, Alice
  • Hamby, Bob
  • Hamby, Carrie Mae
  • Hamby, Catherine Jane
  • Hamby, Frank
  • Hamby, James
  • Hamby, Lewis
  • Hamby, Lillian
  • Hamby, Minnie Jane
  • Hamby, Robert
  • Hamby, Virginia
  • Hamby, William
  • Hamby, William Robert
  • Harper, Henry W.
  • Lewis, Margaret Lynn
  • Pettway, Richard
  • Williams, K. T. Hamby
Organizations
  • American National Bank (Austin, Tex.)
  • Millican and Hamby Insurance, Loans and Investments
  • United States. Army. Filipino Infantry Regiment, 1st
  • University of Texas at Austin
Places
  • 4411 Red River Street (Austin, Tex.)
  • 1405 Whitis Avenue (Austin, Tex.)
  • Austin (Tex.)
  • Austin (Tex.)--Genealogy
  • Baguio (Philippines)
  • Camp Bronson (Ill.)
  • Grapeland (Tex.)
  • Heidelberg (Germany)
  • Japan
  • Leyte Island (Philippines)
  • Seoul (Korea)
  • Pecos County (Tex.)
  • Manila (Philippines)
  • Stuttgart (Germany)
  • Waukegan (Ill.)
Subjects
  • Banks and banking--Texas--Austin
  • Business enterprises--Texas--Austin
  • Soldiers--Texas--Austin
  • Family--Texas--Austin
  • Soldiers--Texas--Correspondence
  • Veterans--Texas--Austin
  • World War, 1914-1918
  • World War, 1939-1945
Format
  • Architectural drawings
  • Artifacts
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.S.007
Dates: -
Creator: Hill family
Persons
  • Hill, Nina
  • Hill, Maclovia
  • Hill, John William
  • Hill, Harry
  • Hill, James
  • Oliver, Cath Hill
  • Slothower, Beth Hill
  • Milam, Grace Hill
  • Hill, Ben
  • Hill, Frank Webb
  • Hill, Jane
  • Hill, Lizzie
  • Hill, Lucy A.
  • Hill, Homer
  • Pearsall, Joel
Organizations
  • Austin High School (Austin, Tex.)
  • Hill & Hill (Austin, Tex.)
  • University of Texas at Austin
  • Texas Classroom Teachers Association
  • Delta Kappa Gamma Society. Alpha State Organization (Tex.)
  • Austin Public Schools (Austin, Tex.)
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Genealogy
  • Austin (Tex.)--Education
Subjects
  • Families--Texas--Austin
  • Public schools--Texas--Austin
  • Education--Texas--Austin
  • Teachers--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site

Mary and Kittie Carlisle Papers

AR.2016.008
Dates: -
Creator: Carlisle, Mary
Persons
  • Carlisle, Kittie
  • Carlisle, Mary
  • Ney, Elisabet
  • Muschamp, Benjamin
Organizations
  • University of Texas at Austin
  • Austin Public Schools (Austin, Tex.)
  • City of New York Teachers Collecge
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Genealogy
Subjects
  • Public schools--Texas--Austin
  • Education--Texas--Austin
  • Teaching
  • Sculpture
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site

Hill Family Papers

AR.1991.020
Dates: -
Creator: Hill, Frank W.
Persons
  • Hill, Frank Webb
  • Bates, E. J.
  • Hill, Sherley
  • Hill, John Augustus
Organizations
  • Austin High School (Austin, Tex.)
  • Gulf Coast Lease & Royalty Co.
  • Scottish Rite (Masonic order)
  • University of Texas at Austin
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Genealogy
Subjects
  • Public schools--Texas--Austin
  • Families--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.1991.096
Dates: -
Creator: Graham, Mary Harriet family
Persons
  • Graham, Mary Harriett
  • Graham, W. Murray
  • King, Belmont Graham
  • Graham, George Malcolm
  • Brodie, Lilly Grace Graham
  • Graham, James Walter
  • Graham, Harriett Tarr Murray
  • Graham, Beriah
  • King, Grace Graham
  • Brodie, James
  • Alford, Mary Lilly
  • Miller, Roswell
  • Miller, Belmont Brodie
Organizations
  • Austin Railroad Company
  • Austin State Hospital (Austin, Tex.)
  • Texas State Lunatic Asylum (Austin, Tex.)
  • University of Texas at Austin
  • Austin Public Schools (Austin, Tex.). Board of Trustees
  • Austin (Tex.). City Council
  • Austin Poetry Society (Austin, Tex.)
  • Poetry Society of Texas
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Genealogy
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
  • Bloomfield (Mo.)
Subjects
  • Families--Texas--Austin
  • Real property
  • Diaries--Authorship
  • Mexican War, 1846-1848
  • Doniphan's Expedition, 1846-1847
  • Poets, American--Texas
Format
  • Artifacts
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.1992.010
Dates: -
Creator: Ulit family
Persons
  • Ulit, Oscar Alfred
  • Ulit, Harry Henry
  • Tuttle, Josephine "Jo" Estelle Ulit
  • Pfeifer, Antonio Bertha Ulit
  • Hofman, Alfred
Organizations
  • Pfeifer Music Company
  • Ed Pfeifer & Son
  • Austin High School (Austin, Tex.)
  • University of Texas at Austin
  • Allan Junior High School (Austin, Tex.)
  • American Airlines
Places
  • Bergstrom Air Force Base (Tex.)
  • Del Valle Air Force Base, Bergstrom Field (Tex.)
  • Austin (Tex.)--Genealogy
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
Subjects
  • Families--Texas--Austin
  • Airports--Texas--Austin
  • World War II
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Public schools--Texas--Austin
  • Universities and colleges--Texas--Austin--History
  • Flight attendants--Training of
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.2018.048
Dates: -
Creator: Walter, Jennie Emmert
Persons
  • Emmert, Joseph Vincent
  • Emmert, Dorothy Louise Hall
  • Hall, George Henry
  • Rainey, Homer P. (Homer Price)
  • Hall, Edna Maxwell
  • Maxwell, Jennie Inasbell Chapin
  • Maxwell, Dwight F.
  • Nimitz, Chester W. (Chester William)
  • Maxwell, Harry
  • Maxwell, Velma
  • Maxwell, Dwight Basset
  • Chapin, Fredrick Norman
  • Chapin, Voria
  • Chapin, Sylvia
  • Arnold, Jeanne Marie
  • Thompson, Philip H.
  • Blackman, Jamie Barbara
  • Austin, Norman Riddell
  • Walter, Jennie Emmert
Organizations
  • Durham's Business College
  • Southwestern Bell Telephone Company
  • University of Texas at Austin
  • Texas State Capitol (Austin, Tex.)
  • First Methodist Church (Austin, Tex.)
  • Ancient Arabic Order of the Nobles of the Mystic Shrine for North America. Ben Hur Temple (Austin, Tex.)
  • Austin High School (Austin, Tex.)
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Genealogy
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
  • 1803 Travis Heights Boulevard
  • 811 East 9th Street
  • Barton Springs (Austin, Tex.)
  • Zilker Park (Austin, Tex.)
  • 2010 Travis Heights Boulevard
  • 909 Poplar Street (Austin, Tex.)
  • Mansfield Dam
  • Oakwood Cemetery (Austin, Tex.)
  • Austin Laundry & Dry Cleaning Company (Austin, Tex.)
Subjects
  • Methodist Church--Texas--Austin
  • Snow--Texas--Austin
  • World War I
  • World War, 1914-1918
  • World War II
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Postcards--Texas--Austin
  • Families--Texas--Austin
  • Education--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Artifacts
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site